Abdominal Injuries At A Glance

The abdomen can be injured by many types of trauma. An injury can be limited to the abdomen or with a severe trauma that affects multiple organ systems associated. Type and severity of abdominal injuries vary widely depending on the mechanism of injury and the forces involved. Thus can be misleading generalizations about mortality and need for surgical intervention. (See also dealing with trauma patients.) The abdomen can be injured…

September 3, 2018